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  • The vast majority of the time health care providers are not documenting whether there are firearms in the home during routine health care visits. HCPS missed documenting about firearm presence in 67% of youth who report access. However when they did document, they correctly documented 67% of the time. There are significant missed opportunities to counsel families on firearm safety if the topic of firearms is not being addressed during routine health care appointments. Colorado Injury Control Research Center, Childrens Hospital Colorado Research Institute. ""In the wake of Columbine and other school-based tragedies, public health efforts have intensified to reduce the incidence of bullying in schools. Although verbal taunts are most common in grade school and middle school, physical assaults with fear of lethal retaliation are likely greatest in the high school setting. To date, R428 there has been no analysis of high school (HS) students nation-wide with respect to weapons carrying by victims of bullying (VoB). Using national data from the CDC's 2011 Youth Risk Behavior Survey, our objectives were to identify the frequency of weapons carrying in school and in general by VoB and to identify demographic and social risk factors. Data from the 2011 Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System were analyzed for HS students grades 9-12 (N = 15,425). Being a victim of bullying was measured through a single self-report question (��During the past 12 months, have you ever been bullied on school property?��). VoB were compared with those who denied being a VOB were compared regarding age, sex, grade, race, height, weight, and BMI percentile as well as past threats to property or personal safety. Palbociclib in vivo All analyses were done using procedures specifically suited for survey data in SAS 9.2. 50% of HS students were a VoB within the past 12 months; VoB was more common in younger grades, females, and Caucasians. VoB were more likely to carry weapons in school (8.6% vs 4.6%; p < .0001; OR (95%CI): 1.96 (1.61, 2.38) and carry a gun in general within the last 30 days (6.3% vs 4.8%; p = .02; OR (95% CI): 1.34 (1.04, 1.71). The likelihood of carrying a weapon on school property was higher in VoB who had been threatened or injured with a weapon (28.2% vs. 4.6; p < .0001; OR = 8.12 (6.2, 10.62)) or been in a physical fight on school property within the last 12 months (23.4% vs. 4.5%; p < .0001; OR = 6.5 (4.98,8.5)). Carrying a weapon was much more common in VoB previously threatened/injured AND been in a fight (46.3% vs. 4.7%; < .0001; OR = 17.59 (10.73,28.83)). OR for carrying a weapon increased to 31.9 when fear of going to school was added as a risk factor (61.9% vs. 4.9%; p < .0001; OR = 31.86 (17.74,57.24)). Similar findings were noted for carrying a gun in general. Bullying remains widespread among high school students.

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